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HEV Rover Phase 1 Nearly Complete

HEV Rover Phase 1 Nearly Complete

We’re almost done with the HEV Rover Phase 1. The goal of this first phase was to tear down the body into panel level-parts for painting, and to isolate the original Series III frame, engine, transmission, axles, and wheels, which we will sell to a…

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Health Trackers & The Product Performance v Confidence Paradox

Health Trackers & The Product Performance v Confidence Paradox

I’m a fan of CBC Radio’s Spark Podcast, and over the weekend, I listened to ep 263 which included an interview with MIT Professor Natasha Dow Schüll. Her 2012 book Addiction by Design, centers around UX design of gambling machines and compulsive online gaming. In…

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